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    The Latest: Pence offers Ukraine’s president support
    Feb19

    The Latest: Pence offers Ukraine’s president support

    MUNICH (AP) — The Latest on U.S. Vice President Mike Pence’s trip to Europe (all times local):11:20 p.m.Vice President Mike Pence has met with the… …read more Source:...

    The Latest: Pence offers Ukraine’s president support
    Feb19

    The Latest: Pence offers Ukraine’s president support

    The Latest on U.S. Vice President Mike Pence’s trip to Europe (all times local): 11:20 p.m. Vice President Mike Pence has met with the president of Ukraine and assured him … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Republican bills counter Russia’s apparent violation of nuclear arms treaty
    Feb19

    Republican bills counter Russia’s apparent violation of nuclear arms treaty

    Republicans on Thursday introduced bills that would take steps to hold Russia in compliance with a nuclear arms treaty formed with the U.S. in 1987. The bills came two days after The New York Times disclosed that Russia had violated the treaty by deploying a ground-based missile with nuclear capabilities. U.S. intelligence officials knew of the...

    Republican bills counter Russia’s apparent violation of nuclear arms treaty
    Feb19

    Republican bills counter Russia’s apparent violation of nuclear arms treaty

    Republicans on Thursday introduced bills that would take steps to hold Russia in compliance with a nuclear arms treaty formed with the U.S. in 1987. The bills came two days after The New York Times disclosed that Russia had violated the treaty by deploying a ground-based missile with nuclear capabilities. U.S. intelligence officials knew of the...

    Biologists find weird cave life that could be 50,000 years old
    Feb18

    Biologists find weird cave life that could be 50,000 years old

    By Seth Borenstein BOSTON — In a Mexican cave system so beautiful and hot it is called both Fairyland and hell, scientists have discovered life trapped in crystals that could be 50,000 years old. The bizarre and ancient microbes were found dormant in caves in Naica, Mexico, and were able to exist by living on minerals such as iron and manganese,...

    Biologists find weird cave life that could be 50,000 years old
    Feb18

    Biologists find weird cave life that could be 50,000 years old

    By Seth Borenstein BOSTON — In a Mexican cave system so beautiful and hot it is called both Fairyland and hell, scientists have discovered life trapped in crystals that could be 50,000 years old. The bizarre and ancient microbes were found dormant in caves in Naica, Mexico, and were able to exist by living on minerals such as iron and manganese,...

    Donald Trump Is the Bizarro Noam Chomsky
    Feb18

    Donald Trump Is the Bizarro Noam Chomsky

    In her famous 1984 speech at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, diplomat Jeane Kirkpatrick, at the time America’s ambassador to the United Nations, characterized the Democrats as the party with the tendency to “blame America first.” The Democrats, according to Kirkpatrick, habitually criticized the foreign policy of the United...

    Vladimir Putin signs order for Russia to recognize documents issued by separatist rebels in Ukraine
    Feb18

    Vladimir Putin signs order for Russia to recognize documents issued by separatist rebels in Ukraine

    The order effectively means that Russia is recognizing the rebel authorities and is abandoning a two-year-old stalemated plan to end the war between the government and the separatists …read more Source: Vancouver...

    ‘Before, Putin Was Unpredictable; Now It’s Trump’
    Feb18

    ‘Before, Putin Was Unpredictable; Now It’s Trump’

    Well, that didn’t last long. As President Donald Trump wrapped up his fourth week in office, the romance between him and Russian president Vladimir Putin seemed to have cooled suddenly. The week began with the resignation of National Security Adviser Michael Flynn amid revelations that he lied about his phone calls to the Russian...

    Russia Now Recognizes Ukrainian Rebel Documents, Passports
    Feb18

    Russia Now Recognizes Ukrainian Rebel Documents, Passports

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed an order for Russia to recognize passports and other documents issued by separatist rebel authorities in eastern Ukraine.The signing, announced by the Kremlin on Saturday, brought sharp criticism from Ukrainian officials…. …read more Source:...